Links to the Australian Curriculum

Women in government

History

  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Use historical terms and concepts. ACHHS206
  • Sequence historical events, developments and periods. ACHHS205
  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research Identify and locate relevant sources, using ICT and other methods. ACHHS208
  • History / Year 7 / Historical Skills / Analysis and use of sources Locate, compare, select and use information from a range of sources as evidence. ACHHS210
  • Draw conclusions about the usefulness of sources. ACHHS211
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Chronology, terms and concepts Use historical terms and concepts. ACHHS149
  • Sequence historical events, developments and periods. ACHHS148
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Historical questions and research Identify and locate relevant sources, using ICT and other methods. ACHHS151
  • History / Year 8 / Historical Skills / Analysis and use of sources Locate, compare, select and use information from a range of sources as evidence. ACHHS153
  • Draw conclusions about the usefulness of sources. ACHHS154

English

  • English / Year 7 / Literacy / Interacting with others Identify and discuss main ideas, concepts and points of view in spoken texts to evaluate qualities, for example the strength of an argument or the lyrical power of a poetic rendition. ACELY1719
  • Use interaction skills when discussing and presenting ideas and information, selecting body language, voice qualities and other elements, (for example music and sound) to add interest and meaning. ACELY1804
  • Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations, selecting and sequencing appropriate content and multimodal elements to promote a point of view or enable a new way of seeing. ACELY1720
  • English / Year 7 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use comprehension strategies to interpret, analyse and synthesise ideas and information, critiquing ideas and issues from a variety of textual sources. ACELY1723
  • English / Year 7 / Literacy / Creating texts Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts, selecting aspects of subject matter and particular language, visual, and audio features to convey information and ideas. ACELY1725
  • Use a range of software, including word processing programs, to confidently create, edit and publish written and multimodal texts. ACELY1728
  • English / Year 8 / Literacy / Interacting with others Interpret the stated and implied meanings in spoken texts, and use evidence to support or challenge different perspectives. ACELY1730
  • Use interaction skills for identified purposes, using voice and language conventions to suit different situations, selecting vocabulary, modulating voice and using elements such as music, images and sound for specific effects. ACELY1808
  • Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations, selecting and sequencing appropriate content, including multimodal elements, to reflect a diversity of viewpoints. ACELY1731
  • English / Year 8 / Literacy / Interpreting, analysing, evaluating Use comprehension strategies to interpret and evaluate texts by reflecting on the validity of content and the credibility of sources, including finding evidence in the text for the author’s point of view. ACELY1734
  • English / Year 8 / Literacy / Creating texts Create imaginative, informative and persuasive texts that raise issues, report events and advance opinions, using deliberate language and textual choices, and including digital elements as appropriate. ACELY1736
  • Use a range of software, including word processing programs, to create, edit and publish texts imaginatively. ACELY1738

General capabilities

  • Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking
  • Information and communication technology capability
  • Personal and social capability

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